New Orleans Events – Thursday, December 10, 2015

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, December 10.



Dec. 10 – HousingNOLA hosts a press conference to unveil its official 10-year strategy and implementation plan to increase access to affordable housing citywide, 10:00 a.m. Attendees include City Councilmembers Jared Brossett and LaToya Cantrell. Location: Myrtle Banks Building, 1307 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans.


Dec. 10 – New Orleans City Council Regular meeting, with agenda including a presentation by Major General David Mize, retired United States Marine Corps and Chairman of the Mayor's Military Advisory Committee, on Military Day in the City of New Orleans, 10:00 a.m. Meeting is followed immediately by convening of Committee of the Whole Meeting to receive public comment and discuss Ordinance Calendar No. 31,082, relative to the Jefferson Davis, General Robert E. Lee, Battle of Liberty Place, and PGT Beauregard monuments. Location: City Hall, 1300 Perdido St., New Orleans.


Dec. 10 – National Basketball Retired Players Association and community leaders host annual meeting and community youth clinic, with over 14 former NBA standouts working with local youth, with officials from the NBRPA including NBRPA President and CEO and former New Orleans City Council President Arnie Fielkow, 3:30 p.m. Location: Sanchez Multi-Purpose Center, 1616 Caffin Ave., New Orleans.


Dec. 10 – District 1 Town Hall Meeting, hosted by OPSB District 1 Board Member John Brown Sr. and OPSB Superintendent Dr. Henderson Lewis Jr., 6:00 p.m. Location: Lake Forest Charter Elementary School, 12000 Hayne Blvd., New Orleans.


Dec. 10 – Central Louisiana Homeless Coalition hosts 'A Heart for the Homeless' fundraising event, 6:30 p.m. Location: 313 Desoto St., Alexandria, LA.


Dec. 10 – 5th National Conference on Building Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships, presented by Federal Emergency Management Agency in partnership with Department of Homeland Security National Protection and Programs Directorate, DHS Private Sector Office, North American Aerospace Command, and U.S. Northern Command runs through Friday, Dec. 11. Day one includes keynote from FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate. Location: Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel, 2 Poydras St., New Orleans.



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